The Portage Lakes Branch Library, 4261 Manchester Road, New Franklin, is holding its first fundraising book sale of the year from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The event is free and open to the public and thousands of books of all types will be on sale. Hardback books will be sold for $1 while audio/visual items, paperback books and children's books will cost 50 cents. Attendees will also have the option of filling a bag for $5.

There will be a members-only presale event from 3-5 p.m. April 21.

All proceeds from the fundraiser will help maintain programs at the branch.